Lectures

Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Squishing Rocks to Study Earth’s Interior

When: Mon., May 7, 7-8:30 p.m. 2018

@ Saint Louis County Library Natural Bridge Branch, 7606 Natural Bridge Rd
Featured Speaker: Philip Skemer, Ph.D., Associate Professor, and Director, Fossett Laboratory for Virtual Planetary Exploration, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences; Associate Director, Institute of Materials Science & Engineering (IMSE); Principal Investigator, Rock Deformation Lab, Washington University in St. Louis Join geologist and geophysicist Philip Skemer for a look at how rocks can be deformed in the lab and how these experiments are providing new insight into the structure and evolution of Earth and other planets.

Price: Free

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